World Intellectual Property Organization


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World Intellectual Property Organization

Also called WIPO. An agency of the United Nations that seeks to protect intellectual property globally. It administers a number of international treaties and provides information about and for patent offices (or the equivalent) in most countries. It was established in 1967 and is based in Geneva.
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The Lynchburg, Va.-based evangelist filed a complaint with the World Intellectual Property Organization concerning the site at www.jerryfalwell.com and www.jerry fallwell.com, the Associated Press reported.
The agency is tackling the revision of the copyright law to respond to recent technological advances and global standards in accordance with the World Intellectual Property Organization, the officials said.
If these conflicts evolve into law-suits, one way to settle them is to meet with an arbitrator and go through the dispute-resolution process provided by the World Intellectual Property Organization. Fein said Cozen O'Connor looked into this, but it later decided that it would be more advantageous for the owner of a trademark to sue in federal court.
The World Intellectual Property Organization will sponsor a meeting of patent office chiefs from 12 Asian countries in Tokyo on Tuesday, the Patent Office said Monday.
A panel of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), a United Nations body, said that there was no evidence that Mani had been 'cybersquatting' and ruled that Armani had no prior claim over the domain name.
But the agreement was voided because the singer Madonna, who objected to the pornographic material originally posted on the site, filed and won a complaint before the World Intellectual Property Organization to claim the domain name.
World Intellectual Property Organization's arbitration system, established last year, allows those who think they have a right to a domain name to get it back without having to wage an expensive legal fight.
The international patents were published under the auspices of the World Intellectual Property Organization according to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), expanding the CytoGenix patent portfolio of antisense therapy enabling technology.
Currently, only The Forum and the United Nations' World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) are empowered to hear and decide such cases.
The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) has set out its 'Digital Agenda,' a nine-point plan to tackle Intellectual Property issues related to internet commerce.
The World Intellectual Property Organization is trying to set standards internationally, but no one holds out much faith in its succeeding everywhere.
Jamaica is a member of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and is a member of the Bern convention (literary and artistic works).

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